Basic Gelato

4 servings 2 cups LDF Milk 1 cup LDF cream 4 egg yolks ½ cup sugar Warm milk and cream in a sauce pan until foal forms around the edges. Remove from heat. In large bowl, beat egg yolks and sugar until frothy. Slowly pour the warm milk into the egg yolks, whisking constantly. Return […]

Easy Raspberry Lemonade Sherbet

3½ cups Longmont Dairy Raspberry Lemonade ½ cup Longmont Dairy Cream 1 tsp. imitation rum (optional) Prepare your ice cream maker so it is ready to start. Combine chilled lemonade and cream in the bowl of your ice cream maker and immediately insert paddle and start the ice cream maker according to manufacturer’s instructions. (A […]

Sour Cream Ice Cream

Makes 1 1/2 quarts 1 1/2 cups sugar 12 large egg yolks 4 cups sour cream 4 cups heavy cream 2 Teaspoons vanilla Whisk egg yolks until well blended. Set aside. Combine heavy cream and sugar in a heavy-bottomed saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a boil and remove from heat. Immediately whisk about ½ […]

Refrigerator Strawberry Ice Cream

1 pint fresh strawberries 12 large marshmallows (used as a stabilizer) 3/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon lemon juice 2 cups Whipping Cream 1 tablespoon vanilla extract Wash and hull the strawberries. Place in a saucepan with the marshmallows, sugar, and lemon juice. Cook over low heat for 10 to 15 minutes, stirring occasionally, until it […]

Peppermint Ice Cream

Serves 4 8 oz. Peppermint candy—crushed 1/2 cup Longmont Dairy Milk 1 1/2 cups Longmont Dairy Cream 3 drops red food coloring (optional) chocolate shavings Crush peppermint. Combine 2/3rds of the candy with all milk, cover and dissolve overnight in refrigerator. Beat whipping cream until soft peaks form. Mix with peppermint milk, reserved candy, and […]

Homemade Ice Cream

Homemade ice cream is worth the trouble! Use either an electric or hand-turned freezer to make delicious, creamy ice cream. For best results, the mixture should be cold before it is put into the container, and the container should not be filled more than 3/4 full, to allow for expansion. Use 4 to 5 parts […]

Fresh Peach Ice Cream

2 cups finely chopped, small ripe peaches (Small peaches are better for taste and low water content.) 1 1/4 cups sugar Juice of 1/2 a lemon 2 large eggs 1 cup Longmont Dairy milk 2 cups Longmont Dairy whipping cream Combine the peaches, 1/2 cup of the sugar, and the lemon juice in a bowl. […]

French Vanilla Ice Cream

4 egg yolks 3/4 cup sugar 1/8 tsp. salt 2 cups LDF milk 2 cups LDF whipping cream 1 tsp. vanilla Mix the slightly beaten egg yolks with sugar and salt. Scald milk and cream in a double boiler. Slowly, add milk to the egg mixture, return to double boiler and cook; stir the custard […]

Easy Lime-Sherbet

1 three-ounce package lime gelatin 1 cup boiling water 2 teaspoons grated lemon rind 1 1/2 cups sugar 4 to 6 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 quart Longmont Dairy milk 6 drops green food coloring Garnish Dissolve gelatin in boiling water. Add lemon rind and sugar, stirring until sugar is dissolved. Cool and stir in […]

Delicious Fresh Peach Ice Cream

2 cups LDF whipping cream 2 cups LDF half and half 3/4 cup sugar A pinch of salt 2 cups fresh peaches-crushed (or 1 package sliced frozen) 1/2 tsp. almond flavoring 1/2 tsp. vanilla Combine and scald whipping cream and half and half. Add the sugar and salt and stir until dissolved. Cool. Sweeten the […]